Geddy Lee Net Worth

Geddy Lee Net Worth is
$30 Million

Geddy Lee Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

An enormous section of it comes from singing, record making, playing bass guitar and keyboard and composing tunes. Geddy Lee whose complete name is Gary Lee Weinrib is mainly called a Canadian musician in the group “Rush” that’s a rock music group. In the group Geddy Lee performed as a bass guitarist, keyboard player as well as a lead singer.

Also, the guitar was viewed as an idol so when an inspirational man to a lot of other rock band guitarists like Cliff Burton from “Metallica” or Steve Harris from “Iron Maiden”. So, playing guitar raised Geddy Lee net worth by a mile. Additionally, Geddy Lee has been employed as a producer not only for his own group but also for a lot of others including “Rocket Science”. The musician has additionally started his solo career together with the launch of his first work in 2000 which was entitled “My Favorite Headache”.

With the other members of the “Rush” group, Geddy Lee was chosen to function as Officer of the Order of Canada in 1996. This is a high accomplishment to them because they became the first rock group to get this kind of honorary acknowledgement. Geddy Lee holds the 13th status in the listing of the 100 Greatest Heavy Metal vocalists ever.

Geddy Lee’s stage name was considered by his mom unintentionally, who had an accent pronouncing his actual name Gary which consistently sounded as if she’d say ‘Geddy’. Additionally, his buddies at school picked up on it and began to call him ‘Geddy’ all the time. In a single interview, Geddy Lee told the narrative that because his mom was of a Polish ancestry, she was not able to pronounce his name right and everytime she attempted to say it, friends heard it as ‘Geddy’. Shortly after, even his mom began to call him ‘Geddy’ and as a result, the musician switched his name from Gary to Geddy.

Seemingly the latter one helps in his career a lot because he’s adored by his comic fashion plus it adds to the total number of Geddy Lee net worth.

Geddy Lee Net Worth $28 Million Dollars

Full NameGeddy Lee
Net Worth$30 Million
Date Of BirthJuly 29, 1953
Place Of BirthWillowdale, Toronto, Canada
Height5 ft 9 in (1.778 m)
ProfessionSinger, Musician, Bassist, Songwriter, Record producer, Keyboard Player, Film Score Composer
EducationWillowdale Junior High School
SpouseNancy Young (m. 1976)
ChildrenJulian Lee, Kyla Avril Lee
ParentsMorris Weinrib, Mary Weinrib
SiblingsAllan Weinrib
NicknamesGary Lee Weinrib , Dirk , Geddy Lee Weinrib , Geddy , Geddy Lee, OC , Lee , Gary
Music GroupsRush, Big Dirty Band
NominationsJuno Award for Songwriter of the Year, Jack Richardson Producer of the Year Award, Juno Award for Recording Package of the Year, Gemini Award for Best Performance or Host in a Variety Program or Series, Limelight, Tom Sawyer, Time Stand Still
MoviesClassic Albums: Rush: 2112 & Moving Pictures, Rush: Grace Under Pressure, Rush: A Show of Hands, Rush: Working Men
Star SignLeo
1Use of kitchen appliances and other industrial items as "balance" to Alex Lifeson's stack of amps on stage in concerts.
2Fender Signature model Jazz Bass
3Long hair
4Distinctive nose
5His unusually high pitched vocals
6His round sunglasses
1[on re-imagining an earlier composition] Once you start playing it, it's amazing how you can put yourself back into that mindset of how you felt when you wrote the song. You can reignite a point-of- view, and a good feeling about playing it, even though initially your instincts said: 'Oh, I can't play that song anymore - that's too dated'. But your can. You can go home again.
1He and the other members of the band will reportedly be back in the recording studio in early 2006. [September 2005]
2Inducted as a part of Rush into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. [April 2013]
3"Snake & Arrows Live" album is released. [April 2008]
4"Contents Under Pressure: 30 Years of Rush at Home and Away" is released. It is an authorized biography of the band, written by Martin Popoff. [June 2004]
5With Rush, released "Feedback", an EP containing 8 cover songs. This marks the first Rush release wherein the band performs songs other than their own. After "Feedback", Rush embarked on a highly successful Thirtieth Anniversary Tour ("R30" for short). On this tour, the band performed some of the cover songs live -- also a first for them. [June 2004]
6Hot on the heels of their triumphant 2002 tour, 2003 DVD, and benefit performance for 450,000 at the 2003 SARS benefit, Rush has announced plans to commemorate the 30th anniversary of their current lineup with a celebratory tour. Planned shows include their first visits to Europe since 1992. [December 2003]
7Performed with Rush for 450,000 people as part of the Toronto SARStock relief benefit, alongside major bands including AC/DC and The Rolling Stones. Rush was one of the few native Toronto bands to perform at this historic event to herald Toronto's graceful endurance of the SARS scare. [July 2003]
8After their first leg of the tour in 2007, Rush started their 2nd leg which will last through the 22nd of July 2008 [April 2008]
9In the recording studio working on Rush's new album to be released in early 2007. [November 2006]
10Along with other Rush members Alex Lifeson and Neil Peart, Geddy was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2013.
11Starting in the mid-1990s, would choose to use a concert venue's "house" speakers rather then amplifier stacks, which created a vast empty space behind him. He would soon use that space to put kitchen appliances, clothes dryers, etc. for humorous purposes.
12The son of Jewish refugees from Poland.
13Ranked as the 96th Greatest Canadian who ever lived by voters of The Greatest Canadian (2004).
14His distinctive voice was impersonated by Matt Maiellaro on an episode of Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2000).
15Missed their Grammy nomination for best rock instrumental in 2005 for their song from Rush in Rio "O Baterista" which lost to Brian Wilson's song "Smile".
16His band, Rush, has been nominated for two Grammy awards. The band's first nomination came in 1982 for Best Rock Instrumental for "YYZ" from the album "Moving Pictures". The band was nominated again a decade later in the same category for "Where's my Thing?" from the 1991 album "Roll the Bones." "Leave That Thing Alone!" was nominated for the Best Rock Instrumental Performance Grammy in 1995 (their third nomination). "Malignant Narcissism" was nominated for the Best Rock Instrumental Performance Grammy in 2008 (their fifth nomination).
17Attended school in the Toronto, Canada area with comedian Rick Moranis.
18He is known to collect baseball memorabilia
19Has a son Julian and a daughter Kyla Avril
20On February 26, 1997, he and his bandmates Neil Peart and Alex Lifeson became the first rock musicians to be inducted into the prestigious position of Officers of the Order of Canada. This is the highest honor bestowed upon a civilian by the Canadian government. According to the Ottawa Sun, "The award was given as much for their community service as for their contribution to the arts. They have raised over $1 million for food banks and the United Way."
21Lee's real name is Gary. His nickname is attributed to his mother who pronounced "Gary" with such a heavy Yiddish accent that it came out sounding like "Geddy." The name stuck and he has been known as Geddy ever since.
22Is the bassist/keyboardist/vocalist of the Canadian rock trio, Rush.


The Infiltrator2016writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Togetherness2015TV Series writer - 1 episode
Scott Ian: Swearing Words in Glasgow2014writer: "Anthem"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV Series music - 1 episode
The Bridge2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Comix Scrutinizer2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Independent Lens2013TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
American Dad!2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Transporter: The SeriesTV Series 2 episodes, 2012 writer - 3 episodes, 2012
The Lords of Salem2012writer: "The Spirit of Radio"
That's My Boy2012writer: "Limelight"
Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey2012Documentary writer: "Tom Sawyer" - as Geddy Weinrib
Metal Evolution2012TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Hunky Dory2011writer: "A Passage To Bangkok"
Goon2011writer: "Working Man"
Score: A Hockey Musical2010writer: "Time Stand Still"
Fringe2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
Rise Up: Canadian Pop Music in the 1980s2009TV Movie documentary writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Guitar Hero 52009Video Game writer: "The Spirit of Radio Live, 2008"
This Beat Goes On: Canadian Pop Music in the 1970s2009TV Movie documentary music: "Closer to the Heart"
CHIKARA: King of Trios 2009 - Night II2009Video writer: "Fly by Night"
I Love You, Man2009writer: "Tom Sawyer", "Limelight", "Fly by Night"
Fanboys2009writer: "Limelight", "Tom Sawyer"
Adventureland2009writer: "Limelight"
Chuck2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Por Toda Minha Vida2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Adventures of Power2008writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Halloween2007writer: "Tom Sawyer"
The Sopranos2007TV Series writer - 1 episode
White Noise 2: The Light2007writer: "The Spirit of Radio" - as Lee
Rock Band2007Video Game writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Family Guy2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie2006writer: "The Spirit of Radio"
Rush: R302005Video documentary writer: "Tom Sawyer", "Working Man", "Finding My Way", "Bastille Day", "Anthem", "A Passage to Bangkok", "Cygnus X-1", "Hemispheres", "The Spirit of Radio", "Force Ten", "Animate", "Subdivisions", "Earthshine", "Red Barchetta", "Roll the Bones", "Dreamline", "Between the Wheels", "Mystic Rhythms"
Sonny2002writer: "Limelight"
The Simpsons2002TV Series performer - 1 episode
Futurama2002TV Series writer - 1 episode
Top Ten2001TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Freaks and Geeks2000TV Series writer - 1 episode
High Fidelity2000writer: "Jacob's Ladder" - as Gary Weinrib
The Waterboy1998writer: "Tom Sawyer"
SLC Punk!1998writer: "The Trees" - as Lee
Whatever1998writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Beavis and Butt-Head1994TV Series writer - 1 episode
Future War 198X1982writer: "Witch Hunt" - uncredited
Top of the Pops1980TV Series writer - 1 episode


Clockwork Angels2018music by announced
Darkstar: The Interactive Movie2010Video Game
Rush in Rio2003Video documentary
The Body Electric1985TV Movie as Lee


Rush: Exit... Stage Left1981Video executive producer


Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town2012TV MovieFred

Music Department

The Body Electric1985TV Movie musician - as Rush

Sound Department

Rush: A Show of Hands1989Video sound producer


Entrepreneur1997Video Game special thanks - as Rush


That Metal Show2008TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Rush: Snakes & Arrows - Live in Holland2008VideoHimself - Vocals / Bass / Keyboards (as Rush)
The Colbert Report2008TV SeriesHimself
Bob & Doug McKenzie's Two-Four Anniversary2007TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Rock & Ringers2005Video documentary shortHimself
Rush: R302005Video documentaryHimself - Vocals & Bass & Keyboards
Metal: A Headbanger's Journey2005DocumentaryHimself
Ringers: Lord of the Fans2005DocumentaryHimself
Monday Report2004TV SeriesHimself
The Boys in Brazil2003Video documentaryHimself
Toronto Rocks2003TV Movie documentaryPerformer (as Rush)
Rush in Rio2003Video documentaryHimself - Vocals & Bass & Keyboards
Top Ten2001TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee
1996 MuchMusic Video Music Awards1996TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Rush: Chronicles1990VideoHimself
Rush: A Show of Hands1989VideoHimself (bass guitar, synthesizers, vocals) (as Rush)
Tears Are Not Enough1985DocumentaryHimself
Rush: Grace Under Pressure Tour 19841985VideoHimself - Vocals / Keyboards / Synthesizers / ... (as Rush)
Rush: Exit... Stage Left1981VideoHimself - Bass Guitar / Vocals / Synthesizers / ... (as Rush)
Dude! Where's My Music?Documentary post-productionHimself
Rush: Time Stand Still2016DocumentaryHimself
Rush: R40 Live2015Video documentaryHimself - Vocals & Bass & Keyboards
Chicago Fire2015TV SeriesHimself
Being Canadian2015DocumentaryHimself
Rock Icons2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Rush: Clockwork Angels Tour2013VideoHimself - Vocals / Guitar / Synthesizers
The 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony2013TV SpecialHimself - Honoree / Performer
Who the F**K Is Arthur Fogel2013DocumentaryHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live2013TV SeriesHimself
How I Met Your Mother2013TV SeriesHimself
Inner Rush2012Documentary shortHimself
Metal Evolution2011-2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Rush: Time Machine 2011: Live in Cleveland2011DocumentaryHimself - Vocals / Bass / Keyboards (as Rush)
Juno Awards 20112011TV SpecialHimself
Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage2010DocumentaryHimself
Canada for Haiti2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Rise Up: Canadian Pop Music in the 1980s2009TV Movie documentaryHimself - Rush
This Beat Goes On: Canadian Pop Music in the 1970s2009TV Movie documentaryHimself - Rush
I Love You, Man2009Himself - Rush

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